Illustrative Painting
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Level: Undergraduate
Division: Parsons The New School for Design
School: School of Art, Media and Technology
Department: Art, Media & Technology
Course Number: PSAM 3740
Course Format: Studio
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: No
  • Illustration
  • Painting
  • Drawing
This six-hour class will explore various paint mediums and the expressive power of color. Students develop an understanding of basic traditional concerns of contemporary painting vocabulary (i.e., composition, representation, abstraction, line, tone, volume, and value). The course covers the effect of scale, surface. and working methods including painting from life and from the imagination.
Course Open to: Majors Only
Course Pre/Co-requisites:
Open to: Bachelors degree in Illustration majors only. Pre-requisite(s): PUIL 2115 Core Studio 2D, PUIL 2135 Core Lab 2D.


Open to Undergraduate students.


Open to Illustration students.